Since 1967, OEN has been a source for news, announcements, and information on the world of Anglo-Saxon studies. Its annual Bibliography and Year's Work in Old English Studies are used by thousands of scholars worldwide.
Current Issues: 46.1 & 46.3
The current issues are 46.1 and 46.3. Due to delays, issue 46.2, the YWOES, will be mailed in July, 2017. (If you have or know of work that should be included in the annual bibliography, please contact the relevant subject editor, listed here.)
ISAS 2017 was held in Honolulu at the University of Hawaii on July 31 - 4 August, 2017. For more information, please visit the website.
The Medieval Academy's conference calendar lists upcoming national and international conferences.
We are very pleased to welcome as our new bibliographer Nicole Guenther Discenza. Professor Discenza is at work on volume 46.4.
If you would like your work reviewed in YWOES, please send copies of articles or books to Stefan Jurasinski, the new editor of the Year's Work in Old English Studies.
Kevin Kiernan's Electronic Beowulf 4.0 is free online.
The Dictionary of Medieval Latin from British Sources can be searched for free here.
The Howell D. Chickering Prize in Translation was awarded to the best translation of an Old English work in 2016: Jack Spicer's Beowulf. It is available from Lost & Found: CUNY Poetic Documents Initiative. A sample can be found here.
The Carl Berkhout Bibliography Award was presented at the 51st International Congress on Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo. The winner for 2015 was Thomas N. Hall. The winner for 2016 was Paul Szarmach.
New Books and Reports
The OEN Subsidia has been reconstituted as Old English Publications. In partnership with the Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, OEN publishes brief studies, editions, bibliographies, and other volumes for scholarly and classroom use. We do not publish monographs. Here is a list of volumes. Some are for sale through Medieval Institute Publications (WMU). Please contact the editor if you wish to propose a volume.
OEN Archives and Offprints
The MLA job list advertises a number of Old English jobs.